High school football roundup: Rogers rallies past Robbinsdale Armstrong in Class 5A quarters


Rogers 34, Robbinsdale Armstrong 23

Rogers trailed Robbinsdale Armstrong 23-7 in the third quarter before Anthony Powell got busy. Powell delivered a pair of long touchdown runs — one from 50 yards out, the other from 57 — to key the Royals’ come-from-behind victory in which Rogers (9-3) scored the game’s final 27 points.

Powell finished with three rushing scores, while Thomas Dickerson returned a fumble 19 yards for a late touchdown to put the game on ice.

Robbinsdale Armstrong (8-3) got three scores from Jamen Malone, a 24-yard rushing score and pair of long passing touchdowns.

Elk River 44, Moorhead 20

Gavin Schmidt ran for three touchdowns as Elk River (11-0) went over the 40-point mark for the ninth time in 11 games this season. The Elks have not scored fewer than 30 points in any contest.

Gavin Quade threw three touchdown passes for Moorhead (5-6). The Spuds struck first before Elk River responded by scoring the next 20 points.

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